In the age of online gaming, headsets are as important as ever if you want to stay on top of the leaderboard. Even in single-player games, they can make certain experiences more immersive.
With this in mind, SteelSeries has released a new update for its Arctis 9X headset that resolves an odd glitch that was happening to Xbox Series X|S users, where the console would power on the headset was powered off.
“Fixes an issue with Xbox Series X|S where the console turns on after powering off headset”
UPDATE FOR ARCTIS 9X:
➡New firmware adds Bluetooth support w/ Macs
➡Fixes an issue with Xbox Series X|S where the console turns on after powering off headset
➡Various other fixes & stability improvements
download Engine & connect your headset to that PC via USB to update🙂 pic.twitter.com/PpoeWG3z7P
— SteelSeries (@SteelSeries) December 16, 2020
As noted above, you can perform this update by connecting your headset to the PC via USB. This latest update for the Arctis 9X also comes with some fixes and various other stability improvements.
Did you encounter this problem at all? Do you even wear a headset when you’re playing games on your Xbox? Let us know in the comments.